• Environmental Justice: Inclusive Decision-Making

    Last month I traveled to Lamont to present to community members about CalRecycle’s Environmental Justice Program, SB 1383 regulations and the estimated 50 to 100 new large-scale organic waste facilities that will be built in the state as a result, and how to participate in the formal rulemaking process. Full story…
    (Posted by Ciaran Gallagher, CalRecycle Capital Fellow on May 6, 2019)
  • Video: Camp Fire Debris Cleanup

    CalRecycle has been tasked with managing debris removal for more 10,000 parcels in Butte County; so far, 1,785 properties have been cleared. This video gives an up-close look at the ongoing cleanup process. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on May 2, 2019)
  • Calculating and Measuring Recycling and Disposal in California

    If you’ve ever wondered how CalRecycle measures and calculates recycling in the state, this is the article for you. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Apr 29, 2019)
  • CalEPA's Big Earth Day Celebration

    We've been celebrating Earth Day for weeks now here at CalRecycle, along with our CalEPA partner groups. We all got together and held our big annual celebration yesterday at CalEPA's downtown Sacramento headquarters. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong, TC Clark on Apr 25, 2019)
  • Money-Saving Tip: Don't Buy Stuff You Don't Need

    The three Rs are in the order of sustainability: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Therefore, your first step when planning a shopping trip is to ask yourself if you really need what you’re planning to buy. Whatever you decide, at least consider these tips and try to adopt a few. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 23, 2019)
  • Big Ideas for Little People

    It’s not a coincidence that CalRecycle celebrates Earth Day and Take Your Children to Work Day on the same day. We know it’s the little people who will be bringing the lessons home. Kids, here are some tips to share with your parents. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 22, 2019)